• H2NYC at JPM / CES

    242 O'Farrell St

    These events go over several days in two cities. We will change the location of the individual places we are meeting. CHeck back often and pay attention and be in the know! Monday 1/7 6:00 PM MATTER Polslenili Event at Bartlet hall 242 Farrel Street Register Link: https://sites-polsinelli.vuturevx.com/19/1144/landing-pages/register.asp? We all generally see each other out in California, Join this event and we will know to look for each other and be able to find each other easier. We will also host a few tweetups where we will take a group photo and tweet them out under the #H2NYC or #MedStartr hashtags. See you there!

  • Holiday Party



    Join us for our Annual Holiday Party. This year we are co-hosting at our offices, accelerator space and co-working space on 39th Street, Rent24 (formerly Spark Labs.) Come party with us, have amazing drinks by our MIR (Mixologist in Residence) Avisha Nessavier, CEO of Birya Biotech and party down with teh Healthcare Innovation Crowd. Your cover charge includes Avisha's creations, beer, wind and snacks. Thank you for being part of MedStartr / H2NYC! See you Soon and Happy Holidays! Best Regards, Alex, Avisha, Juby, Donna, Lois, Deanna, and the MedStartr / H2NYC gang

  • MedStartr Momentum 2018 at NODE Digital Medicine Conference

    (Note, this conference starts on the 5th but due to meetup perpetually making their site worse, there is no way to feature the afterparty on top othe rthan to change the date, so we work around...) With so many conferences in NYC in December, we decided to join forces with other great organizations in New York rather than run a separate conference. Specifically, we are working with NODE Health on their Digital Medicine Conference and as always, we also encourage you to check out the HITLAB conference too. For our part, we will be running two pitch contests on Day 1 of NODE's Digital Medicine Conference: https://www.digitalmedicineconference.com/ For those that registered here, your tickets will be honored at the combined MedMo18 / NODE Health Digital Health Conference Want to get on stage? Apply to pitch here: https://medstartr.wufoo.com/forms/medmo-world-tour-20182019-apply-to-pitch/ All Applications will be reviewed by the NODE Health Hospital Innovation Leaders and MedStartr Investment Review Committees of investors. Winning teams will: - Be considered for investment in our fund which typically invests from 50,000 to 250,000 and accelerates companies rapidly - Receive a free ticket to 2018 and 2019 NODE/MedMo Conferences - Present to the NODE.Health Board of Hospital Innovation leaders during the regular monthly call Learn more about the NODE.Health Conference and get tickets with a 30% discount code MEDMO30 here: https://www.digitalmedicineconference.com/ Thanks to Ashish Atreja, MD and Megan Antonelli, and the NODE Health Team for partnering with MedStartr / Health 2.0 NYC in this event.

  • MedMo / NODE Digital Medicine Conference After Party

    We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a post MedMo/ NODE Digital Medicine Conference After Party for networking and to meet the winners of the MedMo18 pitch contests. Meet the MedStartr Ventures portfolio teams that are changing healthcare! 6:30 - Meet Tweet and Greet with some of the most interesting people in healthcare innovation, health snacks and some less healthy beverages - Tweet and follow the action on twitter with hashtag #MedMo 7:15 - Meet the Winners of the MedMo / Node Pitch Contests and portfolio companies and hear what they are doing to change healthcare faster 7:45 - We will pull out the disco ball, put on some music and see what happens. Should be fun! Attendance is free with your NODE Digital Medicine Conference Badge and only $20 for H2NYC community members! If you want to join us at the conference please go to http://digitalmedicineconfernce.com and use Promo Code MEDMO30 for 30% off. See you there! Alex and the MedStartr Ventures and H2NYC team

  • Dance Dance Healthcare Revolution!

    Spark Labs


    By Popular demand our mid-year Social this year will be a dance party! Come dance the night away with the Healthcare Innovation Crowd in NYC! True to our Healthcare Revolutionary roots, we will also host brief startup pitches and portfolio company demos (see http://medstartr.vc/portfolio. Startup: Apply to Pitch! Startups apply at http://bit.ly/MedMoApply or better yet - enter the AMIA 2018 PitchIT! Challenge running on MedStartr today at http://medstartr.com/AMIA2018 and you can pitch here too - Deadline 10/3 so get a move on! 25K cash prizes for the AMIA challenge too. At our last Healthcare Revolution Dance party the teams went on to raise over 400 million dollars in the next year and included Misfit Wearbles, Avado, CareSet and more, so do not delay, apply today! What your entrance fee gets you: In addition to a great time with a ton of other folks interested in healthcare innovation, your ticket price also covers the cost of Drinks, Snacks, Music, Dancing, pitches and more! You can BYOB as well. We will have shot glasses. Check out the Playlist! A bunch of us are collaborating on the playlist using Spotify (see link below). Y It is evolving, so add your favorite dance songs! https://open.spotify.com/user/1250648222/playlist/0dDV2YM4AkutlLNoIopOmi?si=_NxcW7mATvCC2wG6-oSojA) Big thanks to our members and co-organizers who inspired and enabled this event. Thanks Avisha, Ronald, and Sam! Space is limited so reserve your spot today!

  • Hyper-Accelerator Investor Pitch Night

    Spark Labs


    As you may know, twice a year MedStartr and our Partner VentureOutNY, run a week-long hyper-accelerator class for our portfolio companies, partners, investors, mentors, and of course, all interested startups that can afford our very reasonable fee. The Summer Sessions this year are July 12-16. This week of training and meetings with healthcare stakeholders culminates in a series of events including an investor pitch contest where the teams will pitch to a panel of healthcare investors. To learn more about participating in the hyper accelerator, please visit https://ventureoutny.com/programs/healthtech/ Here are the teams that will be presenting; Here are the teams: Alertgy.com - a needle-free CGM - http://alertgy.com Daily Dental Care - Products for a healthy oral biome - http://dailydentalcares.com Face2Face Health - pediatric telehealth and education - http://f2fhealth.com Healing Clouds - Holistic Healing Marketplace - http://HealingClouds.com NotesFirst - Patient documentation for emerging markets - http://notesfirst.com Trusty.Care - Medicare enrollment made easy - http://trusty.care Xploro - AR/VR to make the hospital experience better - by https://xploro.health/ MedStartr Ventures, NYP Ventures, Berkley Angel Network and more investors will review and comment on the teams and usually invest in at least one of the teams. Who will it be this class? Join us and be part of the show. We also would love to hear what you think about the teams. Agenda: 6:00 Meet, Tweet & Greet #MedMo 6:30 Pitches 7:30 Networking & Social time!

  • Mission Physician Transition

    McCarter & English NYC Office (31st Floor Please Enter Through Courtyard Entrance)


    (Photo: Jay Parkinson, MD, Clinician, Founder and CEO of Sherpaa at Physicians 2.0 event at CityMD in 2017 - learn more at https://sherpaa.com/) Mission impossible or mission unstoppable? Physicians are increasingly dissatisfied with just being clinicians and want to get involved in healthcare innovation. Similarly, innovative companies need the clinician's insight into how care actually works in order to create solutions that work for doctors, patients, and all stakeholders in the healthcare value chain. Join us for an evening to discuss progress, and pitfalls, tools and trials, and learn from a few folks who have made the transition work beautifully. Speakers: Startups Presenting: Dr. Varun Verma, Medofi.com Dr. Atul Kumar, Care52.com Dr. Ami Shah, face2facehealth.com Sai Thumuluru, directshifts.com Keynote and Panelists Ronald Razmi, MD, MBA, Cardiologist and CEO of Kinders, Founded and sold Acupera, a pop health platform, Mckinsey, Navigant ++ Learn more at https://www.linkedin.com/in/ronald-m-razmi-md-2b55b8/ Vincent Grasso, DO, MSIS, MBA, IpSoft, Northwell, Panasonic, ++ Learn more at https://www.linkedin.com/in/svincentgrasso/ Arjun Rao, MBBS, MBA, Founder: Syncremedies. Previously at MGH, Stanford, StartX, Health Tech Capital, Amplify health, ++ Learn more at https://www.linkedin.com/in/arjuncrao/ Jim Lebret, MD, MBA - NYU, HITLAB, NYCEDC, and pretty much any other acronymed org - read more here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimlebret/ Agenda: 6:00 -Meet Tweet and Greet #H2NYC with light, healthy snacks and beverages (maybe not as healthy) 6:30 - Physician Transition Early Stage Startups - 5 minute pitches 7:00 - Networking Break 7:30 - Panel Discussion on Physician Transition 8:15 - Networking 8:30 - After event @ Lillies Victoria Establishment - 249 W 49th St, New York, NY 10019 Be part of the show at the next event: For Startups: http://bit.ly/MedMoApply and tell us about your innovation (Note, MedStartr Venture Fund invests in companies that win our pitch contests) For Panelists: Please sign up to be a mentor on MedStartr at http:about.medstartr.com/mentors or if you do not want to our global community focused on healthcare innovation, you can use this form: https://medstartr.wufoo.com/forms/medstartr-mentor-or-event-speaker-application/ Are you already a member of our global healthcare innovation community? If not, please join our crowd at http://MedStartr.com/global and get involved!

  • H2NYC Spring Social: FatCat Jazz Pool & Ping-Pong



    Long known as one of the coolest bars in NYC, fatcatnyc features Billiards, Ping-Pong, and Jazz - plus a whole lot more! Check them out at fatcatmusic.org for more info. Come socialize and have fun with the NYC healthcare innovation crowd! This is also an unofficial after-event for the Bayer G4A Generator Kickoff event the night before so many of those folks will be on hand as well. Don't have an invite to that? I guess you haven't been reading your H2Haps / MedMoNews newsletters - check your spam folder or email preferences on MedStartr.com or Health20nyc.com. Got #PinkSocks? Email us at events (at) MedStartr (dot) com for a special PinkSocks Luncheon invite as well! Your ticket includes the $5 Friday entry fee and two drinks.

  • Empowered Patients 2018: Using BigData for Better Decision Making

    1500 Broadway, New York, NY 10036


    Empowered Patients 2018: Using Big Data & Technology to Empower Patients & Providers to Make Healthier Decisions Overview: Big Data is rapidly transforming the healthcare industry – from personalizing content to the patients’ individual needs to making medical diagnoses and outcomes more predictive. In this panel, we will discuss how industry experts from various companies ranging from healthcare publishing, research, and technology are enabling this evolution with content, product, and services to democratize health information and provide insights that improve medical care, research, and the overall patient experience. The panel will discuss how advanced data technology is making a difference already, but also the potential privacy and ethical issues it raises. Agenda: 6:00 - Meet, Greet, and tweet with some healthy snacks provided by event Sponsor: verywell 6:30- - Panel Discussion 7:15 - Get to know other healthcare innovators in the community Moderator: Dr. Deepna Devkar, Senior Director, Data Science, Dotdash Our Panel: Marlene Guraieb, PhD – Senior Data Scientist, Oscar Health Dmitriy (Dima) Gorenshteyn, PhD, Senior Data Scientist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Rob Parisi, SVP/GM Verywell - Verywell is a leading health and wellness site that provides trusted advice for a healthier life to its 20 million monthly unique visitors. Joy Fennel, Empowered Patient - pilot patient on mymee - a digital therapeutic solution for autoimmune disorders - see www.mymee.com Libbe Englander, PhD., CEO, Pharm3r, a healthcare analytics company helping improve outcomes with big data To apply to be a panelist at our events please visit medstartr.com/global and apply through your profile. Thank you for your support for this and all year long for dues paying members. *** Note *** Dues paying members please email us to get on the list at [masked] or enter a penny as the amount when you register.

  • HIMSS18 #H2NYC Tweetup

    Sands Expo - Connected Health Pavillion

    • What we'll do Meet and greet members from our New York Healthcare Innovation community that are attending HIMSS 2018. Use the Hashtag #H2NYC and #HIMSS18 and tweet to @H2NYC or @MedStartr and we will amplify your message and represent NYC in Vegas at the largest health tech conference in the world. Join these Health 2.0 New York members who will be hosting (send us your info and we will add you to the list too!) Daniel Rothman, MBA, COO of mymee - Simple Tracking for Complex Problems www.mymee.com @MymeeApp John Hui, MBA, CEO of Twiage - The leading platform for connecting Ambulances and EDs for faster, better quality care - TwiageMed.com - @TwiageMed CJ Wilson, MBA, CEO of MyHealth.Us - Emergency Medical, Patient Engagement and Innovative Services Delivery Platform for Employers and Communities. www.MyHealth.Us Sai Kumar Thumuluru, PhD, MBA - CEO of DirectShifts - Connecting Physicians and Hospitals Directly for Locums - www.directshifts.com @directshifts Enjoy! • What to bring • Important to know